Pearl: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Pearl
Origin of the name Pearl:
Derived from the vocabulary word pearl which denotes the milky-colored gem that is formed inside certain oysters.
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This is currently my favorite girl's name...edgy and daring. I think we will be seeing this one on the rise.
Way too old and dusty!!!!
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The most loving person I've ever known was named Pearl. To me it just sounds like unconditional love.
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English word taken from the name of the gemstone
Birthstone for the month of June
Pearls are associated with innocence and modesty.
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Pearl Bailey, American singer and actress
Pearl S. Buck, Pulitzer prize-winning American author
Minnie Pearl, American country singer and comedian
Pearl Osbourne, daughter of Jack Osbourne
Pearl Lowe, Singer and interior decorator.
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Pearl is Hester's daughter in the book "The Scarlet Letter."
Pearl the Observation Car, fictional character in the musical "Starlight Express"
"The Pearl," novella by American author John Steinbeck
"The Pearl of Great Price" is part of the standard works of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
"Pearl," album by Janis Joplin
Pearl Jam, American rock band
"Pearls Before Swine," American comic strip by Stephan Pastis
Pearl in "Finding Nemo"